|California life illustrated - Taylor, William, 1821-1902|
William Taylor (1821-1902) was a Methodist minister specializing in "street preaching" in Baltimore and Washington, D.C., when the Methodist church sent him to California as a missionary evangelist in 1849. He remained in the West for seven years, going on to become one of the church's most tireless worldwide evangelists. He later conducted crusades in Canada, Britain, Australia, New Zealand, South America, and South Africa...
Keywords: Missions; Ethnic groups; Urbanization; Real estate development; Mines and mineral resources; Religion and ethics